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Fighting Words: Dorothy Parker

Say my love is easy had, Say I’m bitten raw with pride, Say I am too often sad— Still behold me at your side. Say I’m neither brave nor young, Say I woo and coddle care, Say the devil touched … Continue reading

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Writing Poetry: Don Marquis

Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo. Don Marquis O Rare Don Marquis (1962) by E. Anthony And, I would add, this is what writing a blog … Continue reading

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We Are The Music-Makers: Arthur O’Shaughnessy

We are the music-makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams, Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And sitting by desolate streams. World-losers and world-forsakers, Upon whom the pale moon gleams; Yet we are the movers and shakers, Of the world forever, … Continue reading

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